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Junior Data Manager and Architect - Advanced Drug and Disease Modeling CenterApply Titus Family Department of Clinical Pharmacy/Faculty Los Angeles, California
The USC School of Pharmacy is seeking applications for a Junior Data Manager and Architect. The Junior Data Manager and Architect is responsible for supporting the management and processing of data used for scientific research purposes for the USC’s School of Pharmacy Advanced Drug and Disease Modeling Center, while supporting the implementation of clinical/preclinical CDISC-compliant data standards. This position supports efforts that generate clinical and preclinical data in their projects. The Junior Data Manager and Architect will utilize vendor and internally-developed tools to review data quality, remap data per existing data standards, and support the development of data sub-sets required by research plans. The Junior Data Manager and Architect will also assist with the design and implementation of databases.
Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide insight into the changing database storage and utilization requirements for the company and offer suggestions for solutions
Analyze database implementation methods to make sure they are in line with company policies and any external regulations that may apply
Create data monitoring models for each product and work with our marketing team to create models ahead of new releases
Develop database design and architecture documentation for the management and executive teams
Help maintain the integrity and security of the databases
Support effective internal and external collaborations
Work effectively with team members via in-person, teleconference and web meetings
Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned
Preferred Education and Training:
Bachelor's degree in Life Science, Computer Science, MIS or Medical Technology.
Experience with SAS and R coding.
1+ years' experience in industry (pharmaceutical, CRO, biotechnology, healthcare) preferred
Experience in use and manipulation of clinical data sets preferred
Excellent interpersonal skills and problem solving/decision making skills
Excellent organizational skills
Demonstrated negotiation skills
Strong programming skills in SAS, R
Familiarity with SQL
Works well independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
Knowledge of clinical/preclinical research industry and familiarity with the clinical drug development process
Experience in clinical/preclinical data management, specifically protocol assessment, case report form (CRF), including annotated CRF, clinical data management system (CDMS), study start up, edit check creation, data validation, database lock, reviewing source data
Ability to effectively manage time, prepare for meetings, and prioritize project work
Travel on occasion for out of town meetings (max 3%)
Math Ability: Commensurate with Bachelor's degree with emphasis on review and analysis of data.
Exercise sound technical judgment when making decisions and adhere to external and internal policies and regulations
Ability to proactively address issues or challenges without being specifically directed
Use sound judgment when working with critical or confidential information
REQ20067141 Posted Date: 01/23/2019 Apply